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Federal Law Enforcement Agencies To Protect Statues And Monuments This July 4th

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Sen. Tammy Duckworth, D-Ill., at a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing in May. She wants an Army officer who testified at Trump impeachment hearings to get his promotion. Greg Nash/Getty Images hide caption

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Chad Wolf, acting secretary of the Department of Homeland Security, outside the White House in Washington, D.C., last week. Stefani Reynolds/Bloomberg via Getty Images hide caption

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Pompeo Says Russia Being Against U.S. Interests In Afghanistan Is 'Nothing New'

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People wait for COVID-19 tests at a hospital in Baghdad on June 4. Khalil Dawood /Xinhua News Agency/Getty Images hide caption

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In Iraq, Rising Virus Cases And Oxygen Shortages Stoke Outrage, Fears Of 'Chaos'

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Russian Bounty Intel Sparks Confusion Over How President Is Briefed

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Rep. Elissa Slotkin On The White House Briefing Regarding Russian Bounties

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Former CIA Chief Of Staff On Whether President Trump Was Briefed On Russian Bounties

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Republican Congressman On Reports About Bounties Russia Offered To Taliban

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Afghan War Veteran Talks About Bounties Russia Offered Taliban To Kill U.S. Troops

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U.S. Army Special Forces soldiers trained in Afghanistan in 2009. Members of Congress want answers about reported Russian bounties paid to target American troops. Maya Alleruzzo/AP hide caption

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President Trump denied Sunday that he'd ever been briefed on bounties that Russia reportedly offered to Taliban-linked fighters to kill coalition forces in Afghanistan. Alex Brandon/AP hide caption

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Immigrants seeking asylum hold hands last year at the ICE South Texas Family Residential Center in Dilley, Texas. Independent inspectors told a judge that tests for the coronavirus at such centers and the infection rates in the counties where the Texas facilities are located are cause for concern. Eric Gay/AP hide caption

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